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Fort Recovery in Mercer County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Fort Recovery Civil War Veterans Memorial

 
 
Fort Recovery Civil War Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 9, 2010
1. Fort Recovery Civil War Veterans Memorial
close up, showing text
Inscription.  
In Memory of
Our
Civil War
Veterans
1861 - 1865

Erected by
W.R.C. No. 338,
1935.

 
Erected 1935 by Women's Relief Corps No. 338.
 
Location. 40° 24.805′ N, 84° 46.54′ W. Marker is in Fort Recovery, Ohio, in Mercer County. Memorial is on East Boundary Street east of Elm Street (Ohio Route 49), on the right when traveling east. Marker is located north of the obelisk in Monument Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 304 Boundary Street, Fort Recovery OH 45846, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Recovery Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Victor Grasson (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Clair's Defeat / Fort Recovery (within shouting distance of this marker); Towards a Better Understanding / Remembering the Fallen (within shouting distance of this marker); Weaponry at the Battle of the Wabash and the Battle of Fort Recovery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gen. Richard Butler
Fort Recovery Civil War Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 9, 2010
2. Fort Recovery Civil War Veterans Memorial
full view of marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); The Battle of the Wabash (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Battle of Fort Recovery (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Recovery.
 
More about this memorial. Often overlooked, in the shadow of multiple other monuments.
 
Topics. This marker is included in this topic list: War, US Civil
 
Fort Recovery Civil War Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 15, 2019
3. Fort Recovery Civil War Veterans Memorial
A distant view, looking east along East Boundary Street, of the marker situated on the grounds of Monument Park.
Monument Park, from Butler Street (St Rt 119) image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 9, 2010
4. Monument Park, from Butler Street (St Rt 119)
subject marker is on far side of obelisk
Grand Army of the Republic logo image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 9, 2010
5. Grand Army of the Republic logo
Grand Army of the Republic Badge image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, January 21, 2015
6. Grand Army of the Republic Badge
downloaded from archive
Women's Relief Corps Badge image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, January 21, 2015
7. Women's Relief Corps Badge
while the GAR dissolved in 1956, with the death of it's last member, the WRC continues to be active today. picture of badge downloaded from the organizations web-site
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 5, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 22, 2015, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 442 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 22, 2015, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio.   3. submitted on August 5, 2019, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.   4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on January 22, 2015, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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